To those among us who have ever been to the Mount Dora Arts Festival it may not come as a surprise that the event has been ranked as one of the TOP 100 art shows in the nation! This year’s event, the 35th Mount Dora arts festival to be precise, promises to be yet another highlight for the arts in Florida. So if you are inclined to the arts in any way, don’t miss this one!

The Mount Dora Arts Festival will take place on Saturday, February 6th and Sunday, February 7th, 2010 in historic downtown Mount Dora.

The quaint and beautiful historic downtown of Mount Dora, famous for its unique and outstanding antique shops, offers the perfect setting for the festival featuring over 250 artists from all over the world (selected from close to 900 applicants). The 2 day event is visited by over 300,000 art lovers.

If you enjoy the fine arts, including oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, clay, sculpture and photography then this festival is for you. On top of that there will be food & drinks and great local and regional musical entertainment at a main stage in Donnelly Park.